Emotional responses of women following therapeutic abortion.

  • Nancy E. Adler
  • Published 1975 in The American journal of orthopsychiatry


Factor analysis of post-abortion emotional responses revealed three factors. Negative emotions split into two factors: socially-and internally-based. Positive emotions, constituting the third factor, were experienced most strongly. Correlations with background variables suggest two influences on response: the woman's social environment and her internalized… (More)


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@article{Adler1975EmotionalRO, title={Emotional responses of women following therapeutic abortion.}, author={Nancy E. Adler}, journal={The American journal of orthopsychiatry}, year={1975}, volume={45 3}, pages={446-54} }